Origin of Life

Known as: Genesis of Life, Life--Origin, biogeneses 
The process by which life began.
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Review
2008
Review
2008
Submarine hydrothermal vents are geochemically reactive habitats that harbour rich microbial communities. There are striking… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • table 1
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The Commission on Social Determinants of Health, created to marshal the evidence on what can be done to promote health equity and… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The theory of a chemoautotrophic origin of life in a volcanic iron-sulphur world postulates a pioneer organism at sites of… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
All life is organized as cells. Physical compartmentation from the environment and self-organization of self-contained redox… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We develop and test four alternative logics of attachment accumulative advantage, homophily, follow-the-trend, and… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 4
  • table 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Here we argue that life emerged on Earth from a redox and pH front at c. 4.2 Ga. This front occurred where hot (c. 150 degrees C… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Review
1996
Review
1996
Antonio Lazcano* and Stanley L. Miller† models incorporate high partial pressures of CO2 to raise the temperature of the Earth by… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
We have discovered that three longevity mutants of the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans also exhibit increased intrinsic… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
A major problem of the origin of life has been that of information integration. As Eigen (1971) has shown, a mutant distribution… (More)
Is this relevant?